Elections Committee Agenda

Standing Committee of the Minneapolis City Council

Regular Meeting

Thursday, February 5, 2009

9:30 a.m., Room 317 City Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota

NOTE:  All cellular telephones, pagers and BlackBerry devices to be switched to a non-audible function during Council and Committee meetings.

Council President Johnson, Vice President Lilligren, Majority Leader Benson, Minority Leader Gordon, Council Members Ostrow, Hofstede, Samuels, Goodman, Glidden, Schiff, Remington, Colvin Roy and Hodges
(Majority vote of all members, 7; 2/3 vote of all members, 9)

Items before the Committee

1. Instant Runoff Voting (IRV) Update:

Receive and File report.

Action Taken: Directed staff to proceed with a dual track; undertaking IRV implementation activities while preparing a contingency plan which includes a primary election.

Staff Report: Ranked Choice Voting Implementation RPT; and IRV Status Update MEMO

Notice: A portion of this meeting may be closed to the public pursuant to Minnesota Statutes Section 13D.03 or 13D.05.

Next City Council Meeting: Friday, February 6, 2009

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